CMS NOW USING 14-DAYS OF DATA TO CALCULATE COUNTY COVID RATES
Sept. 23 McKnight's LTC News
Modifications have been made to classify county-level COVID-19 data to determine nursing home testing
HHS ISSUES NEW GUIDANCE ON COVID-19 RELIEF FUND REPORTING
Sept. 22 McKnight's LTC News
The department releases it's PRF reporting requirements
NEARLY ONE-FOURTH SNFS REPORTED FALSE POSITIVES FROM ANTIGEN TESTS
Sept. 21 McKnight's LTC News
An industry study examines results from COVID-19 point-of-care antigen testing devices.
CMS UPDATES VISITATION GUIDANCE FOR NURSING HOMES
Sept. 17 Skilled Nursing News
Focus is placed on indoor reunions.
CDC SAYS COVID VACCINE MONTHS AWAY
Sept. 17 Wall Street Journal
Widespread availability expected by next summer
BD INVESTIGATES REPORTS OF FALSE POSITIVE TEST RESULTS
Sept 16, McKnight's LTC News
HHS and FDA now monitoring test kits provided by Becton Dickinson
PROVIDER CLOSES SNF TO SAVE ASSISTED LIVING BUSINESS
Sept. 15 McKnight's LTC News
LTC providers speak about a financial crisis that is forcing them to close their SNF to retain an AL/memory care program.
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